Monday, February 1, 2016

JOHN TOMAC ILLUSTRATION: SHAKE IT UP

John Tomac’s illustration for Scholastic Teacher magazine accompanies an article about a much needed winter shake-up for the classroom.

DAVID VOGIN ILLUSTRATION: PIKES PEAK

David Vogin’s lighter than air illustration for AOPA Pilot Magazine gives us a balloon’s-eye view of Pikes Peak.

FEDERICO GASTALDI ILLUSTRATION: HEMMINGWAY

Federico Gastaldi’s illustrated portrait of Ernest Hemmingway is all blue-sky and bearded adventure.

IKER AYESTARAN ILLUSTRATION: ROBOTS

Iker Ayestaran’s illustration for Peruvian trade publication El Comercio accompanied an article about robots that can replace human interaction in business.

JONATHAN WILLIAMS ILLUSTRATION: BLOCKCHAIN

Jonathan Williams was commissioned by Euromoney magazine to illustrate a “Gangsta Banker” for an article about blockchain, the technology that powers Bitcoin. Enthusiasts see banks creating a new fabric for payments transfer and financial markets: an internet of money. Doubters sense it’s all hype.

JON VALK: SOCK IT TO ME!

Jon Valk was commissioned by the life-improving, joy-bringing BlueQ Company to design three distinct retro looking sock logos based on vintage petroleum graphics. Hosiery hijinks ensued!

JON KRAUSE ILLUSTRATION: TOO MUCH CHOICE?

Jon Krause’s illustration for Deloitte University Press shows that there is sometimes far more choice than originally meets the eye, for better or worse.

TOM RICHMOND ILLUSTRATION: MAD OSCAR SPECIAL

Tom Richmond illustrated the cover of MAD Presents Oscar Winners (and Losers!), a high-gloss, perfect bound Special Collector’s Edition, available on newsstands, bookstores, and comic book shops, starting this week.

JOYCE HESSELBERTH ILLUSTRATION: REFLUX

Joyce Hesselberth’s anatomically amusing illustration for the New York Times accompanies a serious article about the hazards of reflux drugs.

SCOTT POLLACK ILLUSTRATION: FIFTEEN STOCKS

Scott Pollack’s cover for this week’s Barron’s accompanies a special report citing 15 stocks as “Buy Now” bargains.